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Terms of Reference [Free Template]

Rebel’s Guide to PM

This month’s free project management template is a Terms of Reference document. You could use this terms of reference (Word docx) to define almost anything: the remit of your school parent teacher association, the terms for a client project. It must be time for a new template!

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Reference Architecture vs. Reference Implementation

Leading Agile

In this clip from TriAgile 2019, Mike Cottmeyer is explaining the difference between Reference Architecture and Reference Implementation and why understanding the base patterns of Agility are so important to the success of your Agile Transformation. Reference Architecture vs. Reference Implementation Transcript. The reference architecture holds universally. The reference implementation is what is negotiable.

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Quick Reference Cards in 2021

Henny Portman

As a result of my book reviews in 2021, I created several Quick Reference Cards to summarize what I have read. QRC’s: [link] [link] [link] [link] [link] [link] [link] [link] [link] [link] [link] [link]. Agile English Post QRC

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Quick Reference Cards in 2020

Henny Portman

As a result of my book reviews in 2020, I created several Quick Reference Cards to summarize what I have read.

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Scale Your Resource Management Practice With Collaborative Work Management

Resource management means taking the finite resources at your organization and allocating them effectively to meet project goals. In this eBook, we’ll go through everything you need to optimize your resource management and achieve project success.

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Sustainable Project Management: The GPM Reference Guide 2nd Edition

Green Project Management

GPM Global is delighted to announce the publishing of the Second Edition of the Sustainable Project Management: The GPM Reference Guide. The post Sustainable Project Management: The GPM Reference Guide 2nd Edition appeared first on Delivering a better world, one project at a time. The guide is 156 pages and is available on Amazon in both paperback and electronic Kindle formats. Sustainable project management is a rapidly growing discipline.

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Work Breakdown Structure Examples (WBS) that You Can Use as References in 2022

GanttPRO Project Management

The post Work Breakdown Structure Examples (WBS) that You Can Use as References in 2022 first appeared on GanttPRO. The concept of a work breakdown structure (WBS) is widely used to represent the project’s scope and deliverables in a hierarchical way.

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Quick Reference Guides

MPUG

MPUG experts have developed quick reference guides so you can efficiently run with the big dogs using Microsoft Project, Project Online and Project for the web. . Microsoft Project for the Web Reference Guide. Microsoft Project Online Reference Guide.

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Reference Class Forecasting

Herding Cats

The reference class estimating process is part of that skill and experience. The mechanics of household goods has a reference class parameter for the size of 33,000 pounds. Our long time friends have moved to our neighborhood here in Colorado. Their moving van arrived today. We brought coffee to them while their old house was being unloaded into the new house. Talking with the moving van owner, he started telling stories about estimating the load in pounds.

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Understanding Absolute Cell Reference: Using Excel for Budgets and Calculations

Wrike

One concept you’ll have to understand is how to use cell references, including the difference between relative and absolute cell references. What Are Cell References in Excel? In an Excel spreadsheet, a cell reference specifies an individual cell or a range of cells that is to be included in a formula. In contrast, the definition of absolute cell reference is one that does not change when it’s moved, copied or filled.

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Project Business Case: How to Create the Perfect Project Proposal

Online PM Courses

Project Governance Project Management Basics Project Management Tools and Techniques Step-by-step Guides business case Governance Master Plan PID project board project business case Project Initiation Document project sponsor scope Stage Gate stakeholder engagement Terms of Reference

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Three Keys to Project Work During the Worldwide Coronavirus Outbreak – References

Green Project Management

Providing these references can also take up a lot of space and distract from the blog post. The post Three Keys to Project Work During the Worldwide Coronavirus Outbreak – References appeared first on Delivering a better world, one project at a time. GPM Global is dedicated to ensuring that our posts are transparent and fact based from sources that can be trusted.

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Asking For A Remote Work Policy? Pro Tips And Trends Of The Year To Reference

Trello

Remote work is growing in popularity, and more and more companies are adopting the mentality and practices of hybrid teams : Offering employees the option to work from the office, remotely, or alternate between the two. Working remotely is not only comfortable (can you say no commute?) but it also provides flexible hours, more ability to focus, and opens opportunities for people around the world to find interesting work regardless of their location. Productivity

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Refer a Friend for PMP Prep and You Both Get a Free 60 PDUs Package

Brad Egeland

Refer a Friend for Cheetah's Accelerated PMP Class and You Both Get the 60 PDU Package Is it time for you or someone you know to become a Project Management Professional? Use the promotion code "ReferAFriendPMP" and you both get the follow-on 60 PDU package at no cost. An $850 value! You need to earn 60 PDUs every three years to maintain your PMP). Classroom, Virtual or Online Programs. Cross the finish line and become PMP certified, CHEETAH FAST.

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Swift Navigation utilizes Sitetracker to manage the global expansion of its network of reference stations

Sitetracker

The post Swift Navigation utilizes Sitetracker to manage the global expansion of its network of reference stations appeared first on Sitetracker. Posted on PR Newswire.

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PMI Books24x7 (eReads and Reference) is Dead

Deep Fried Brain

For the past few days, PMI's Books24x7 site has been down. The website says "We're Sorry - PMI.org will be back soon." " This website used to provide more than 250 project management. Books PMI PMI Membership

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Buffer your sponsor expectations

Musings on Project Management

If you follow this blog you've read several references to the project balance sheet. So, is this about accounting? Yes, and no: Yes, it's about a double entry tool to keep track of "mine" and "yours", but no, it's not the accountant's tool used in your father's accounting office.

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Balancing project sponsor and project manager conflicts

Musings on Project Management

If you follow this blog you've read several references to the project balance sheet. So, is this about accounting? Yes, and no: Yes, it's about a double entry tool to keep track of "mine" and "yours", but no, it's not the accountant's tool used in your father's accounting office.

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The Standard for Risk Management in Portfolios, Programs, and Projects

Project Risk Coach

Published 2009 Published 2019 The new PMI-RMP® Exam Content Outline and Specification lists the Standard for Risk in Portfolios, Programs, and Projects (2019) as a key reference.

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The Growth of Value-Driven Project Management

International Institute for Learning

This definition likewise must change because it lacks the word “value” and it doesn’t account for the fact that today we have significantly more than three constraints, and we refer to them as competing constraints. By Dr. Harold Kerzner.

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The Practice Standard for Project Risk Management

Project Risk Coach

Surprisingly, PMI continues to reference the Practice Standard for Project Risk Management (2009) which may be accessed here. Here is a complete Reference List. The answer I received was the Sixth and Seventh Editions are good references to study for the exam.

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Agile for Non-IT Projects

International Institute for Learning

Define “Working Product or Service” can be used to refer to any deliverable that is produced by the project and brings value to the customer. By Mohamed Khalifa. Project Management Consultant, Coach & PMI Authorized Instructor. PfMP, PgMP, PMP, PMI-RMP, PMI-SP, PMI-PBA, PMI-ACP, OPM3, CDA.

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PMI Updates PMI-RMP Exam

Project Risk Coach

The new ECO includes: Exam Content Outline Domains, Tasks and Enablers PMI-RMP Application Process and Eligibility PMI-RMP Examination Information Reference Materials How to Apply for the PMI-RMP Pilot Exam PMI started accepting candidates for the pilot exam on October 6, 2021.

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PMI-RMP® Training for the New Exam

Project Risk Coach

New PMI® Standards The new PMI-RMP® Exam Content Outline and Specifications (March 2022) includes Reference Materials. On April 1, 2022, the Project Management Institute (PMI®) rolled out the new PMI-RMP® exam.

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What Organizational Leaders Can Learn from Project Management

International Institute for Learning

I’m not just referring to senior leaders understanding their roles as sponsors and steering committee members, but something more fundamental. By Susanne Madsen. I often run project management training sessions and workshops for people who manage projects.

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Which estimation methods are favored for adaptive delivery?

Kiron Bondale

If you ever find yourself wanting to inject some energy into a cross-functional gathering of delivery staff and stakeholders, ask for their opinion on estimates.

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Artificial Intelligence And Transformation Team Implications

International Institute for Learning

References . By Dr. Elissa Farrow. Views on Artificial Intelligence (AI), its future use and impact on organisations and society are often polarised (Farrow, 2019; van Belkom, 2020).

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Artificial Intelligence And Transformation Team Implications

International Institute for Learning

References . By Dr. Elissa Farrow. Views on Artificial Intelligence (AI), its future use and impact on organisations and society are often polarised (Farrow, 2019; van Belkom, 2020).

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20 Things For Your Project Management Plan [With 3 Free Templates]

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Reference the business case and any prior documentation. It’s always easier to reference other documents than try to reproduce them in here. If you have a fully-fledged requirements document then you can always reference that, or the project scope statement.

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Updated Book: What’s New – I Want To Be A RMP, Second Edition in 2022

Management Yogi

The Risk Management Professional (RMP) exam from the Project Management Institute (PMI) has completely changed with the new RMP examination content outline (ECO) of 2022, new reference guides such as Foundational Standard for Risk Management (explicitly mentioned for the first time), PMBOK Guide, 7th edition and other latest reference books.

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12 Tips for PRINCE2® Practitioner Exam Success

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Review the questions you got wrong, using the helpful references to understand what the right answer should have been. Review the references to go deeper into that topic. If you get a question wrong, find the relevant reference in the manual and highlight the text.

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Cloud Security Architecture in the U.S. Government

Musings on Project Management

If so, you should be aware of a new 'technical reference architecture' authored jointly by CISA, USDS, and the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program.(*) Some of its provisions are likely going to find their way into RFPs and RFIs from the civil agencies.From the document, we get this. Have you got a project providing software services to the civil agencies of the U.S. Government?

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The Best PMP Exam Simulators for 2023

Rebel’s Guide to PM

References to a variety of sources provided. I think that comes from the detailed explanations and references and the realistic exam environment. References provided. No references provided. Yes, and references BrainBOK is more than simply a simulator.

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Pitfalls of referencing agile

Kiron Bondale

Similarly, referring to yourself as an agile project manager might make someone ask who would want to be a non-agile project manager. The latter refers to the approach taken to deliver value incrementally and iteratively to our stakeholders in contrast to a predictive life cycle.

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Project Management: Agile and Waterfall Explained

International Institute for Learning

In this article, we will refer to Agile approach as a generic term, as we are not discussing a specific approach such as Scrum or Extreme Programming (XP). By Karim Radwin , CAIA, PMP.

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What Is a Project Scope Baseline & How to Create One?

ProjectManager.com

The scope baseline is used as a reference to monitor project progress and compare actual versus planned results. Here’s a shot of the whiteboard for your reference! Learn what is a project scope baseline and how to make one.

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Avoiding Mistakes: The Great Challenge

International Institute for Learning

The checks and balances system has deep philosophical and historical roots (refer to Greek historian Polybius, c.?200 References. By Dr. Luigi Morsa.

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Artificial Intelligence in Project Management

International Institute for Learning

Artificial intelligence refers to the use of computer programs that mimic human decision making. By Umbrella Tech 1. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is changing how we work and live. From self-driving cars to voice recognition software, AI is becoming increasingly prevalent in our daily lives.

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Using Probabilistic Linking in Risk Management

Management Yogi

You can refer to this detailed article to understand probabilistic branching.I Probabilistic branching and probabilistic linking are two completely different concepts in risk management. Many risk management practitioners confuse these two and use them interchangeably. This is not correct.

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How the CAPM exam is changing in 2023: What you need to know

Rebel’s Guide to PM

How questions are split on the new exam Project management fundamentals and core concepts Predictive plan-based methodologies Agile frameworks/methodologies Business analysis frameworks What are the reference texts? What are the reference texts?

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